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Wisdom and Ignorance

327 aphorisms  ·  9 comments

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Comment#  ·  **-- Fair (140 ratings)  ·  submitted 1997 by [user] Mark Dawson

However hot the water is, the fire still goes out.

[aphorist] Unknown, in [category] Wisdom and Ignorance

Comment#  ·  **-- Fair (145 ratings)  ·  submitted 1997

I used to think I was indecisive, but now I'm not so sure.

[aphorist] Unknown, in [category] Wisdom and Ignorance

Comment#  ·  **-- Fair (955 ratings)  ·  submitted 1999 by [user] John Cannizzaro

If all the world is a stage, where is the audience sitting?

[aphorist] Unknown, in [category] Wisdom and Ignorance

Comment#  ·  **-- Fair (107 ratings)  ·  submitted 1997

If ignorance is bliss, why aren't more people happy?

[aphorist] Unknown, in [category] Wisdom and Ignorance

Comment#  ·  **-- Fair (88 ratings)  ·  submitted 1997

If you believe everything you read, you'd better not read.

[aphorist] Unknown, (Japanese proverb), in [category] Wisdom and Ignorance

Comment#  ·  **-- Fair (109 ratings)  ·  submitted 1997

If you can read this, thank a teacher.

[aphorist] Unknown, in [category] Wisdom and Ignorance

Comment#  ·  **-- Fair (159 ratings)  ·  submitted 1997

If you can't learn to do it well, learn to enjoy doing it badly.

[aphorist] Unknown, in [category] Success and Failure and [category] Wisdom and Ignorance

Comment#  ·  **-- Fair (128 ratings)  ·  submitted 1997

If you do what you've always done, you'll be what you've always been.

[aphorist] Unknown, in [category] Success and Failure and [category] Wisdom and Ignorance

Comment#  ·  **-- Fair (147 ratings)  ·  submitted 1997

If you don't believe in something, you'll fall for anything.

[aphorist] Unknown, in [category] Wisdom and Ignorance

Comment#  ·  **-- Fair (108 ratings)  ·  submitted 1997

If you explain so clearly that nobody can misunderstand, somebody will.

[aphorist] Unknown, in [category] Wisdom and Ignorance

Comment#  ·  **-- Fair (103 ratings)  ·  submitted 1997

If you make people think they're thinking, they'll love you -- but if you really make them think they'll hate you.

[aphorist] Unknown, in [category] Wisdom and Ignorance

Comment#  ·  **-- Fair (1142 ratings)  ·  submitted 1999

If you're here, you're alive.

[aphorist] Unknown, in [category] Life and Death and [category] Wisdom and Ignorance

Comment#  ·  **-- Fair (151 ratings)  ·  submitted 1997

Learning is what most adults will do for a living in the 21st century.

[aphorist] Unknown, in [category] Wisdom and Ignorance

Comment#  ·  **-- Fair (243 ratings)  ·  submitted 1997

Live to learn... forget... and learn again.

[aphorist] Unknown, in [category] Wisdom and Ignorance

Comment#  ·  **-- Fair (253 ratings)  ·  submitted 1997

Never argue with a fool. Someone watching may not be able to tell the difference.

[aphorist] Unknown, in [category] Wisdom and Ignorance

Comment#  ·  **-- Fair (241 ratings)  ·  submitted 1997

Never give advice -- a wise man won't need it, a fool won't heed it.

[aphorist] Unknown, in [category] Wisdom and Ignorance

Comment#  ·  **-- Fair (219 ratings)  ·  submitted 1997

No one gets too old to learn a new way of being stupid.

[aphorist] Unknown, in [category] Wisdom and Ignorance

Comment#  ·  **-- Fair (234 ratings)  ·  submitted 1997

Once you've accumulated sufficient knowledge to get by, you're too old to remember it.

[aphorist] Unknown, in [category] Wisdom and Ignorance

Comment#  ·  **-- Fair (316 ratings)  ·  submitted 1997 by [user] Gord Weitzel

One man's ceiling is another man's floor.

[aphorist] Unknown, in [category] Wisdom and Ignorance

Comment#  ·  **-- Fair (935 ratings)  ·  submitted 1999

One thing is one thing. Another thing is another thing.

[aphorist] Unknown, in [category] Wisdom and Ignorance

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